Jisho

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7 strokes
Radical:
step
Parts:
duty, war, campaign, drafted labor, office, service, role
On:
ヤクエキ
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 3
JLPT level N3
315 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 役 【ヤク】 role, assignment, responsibility, duty, function, job, service, position (of responsibility), post, office, part (in a play, film, etc.), role, character, scoring combination (in mahjong, card games, etc.), meld, hand, yaku
  • 役員 【ヤクイン】 director, executive, officer, official, person in charge
  • 悪役 【アクヤク】 villain, baddie, the villain's part
  • 大役 【タイヤク】 important task, important role, great duty, important mission, major part (in a film, play, etc.), leading role, high-scoring combination
  • 役 【エキ】 war, campaign, battle, unpaid work (ritsuryo system), forced labor
  • 役務 【エキム】 labor, labour, service
  • 荷役 【ニエキ】 handling cargo, loading and unloading
  • 就役 【シュウエキ】 placed in commission, entering servitude

Readings

Japanese names:
ちゃく
Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
yi4
Korean:
yeog

Spanish

  • oficio
  • deber
  • servicio
  • papel
  • (guerra)

Portuguese

  • dever
  • guerra
  • campanha
  • esboço
  • escritório
  • serviço
  • papel

French

  • rôle
  • fonctions
  • guerre
  • campagne
  • corvée
  • poste
  • service
324 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
419 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
397 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
315 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
1598 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
171 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
519 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
368 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
375 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
376 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
609 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
620 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
288 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
181 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
217 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
893 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
10057 Morohashi
244 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1726 New Nelson (John Haig)
884 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
949 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
266 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley)
290 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
2068 2001 Kanji
3i4.2 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-4 SKIP code
2724.7 Four corner code
1-44-82 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
5f79 Unicode hex code

10 strokes
Radical:
field
Parts:
livestock, domestic fowl and animals
On:
チク
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N2
1824 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 畜産 【チクサン】 animal husbandry, livestock industry
  • 畜生 【チクショウ】 beast (i.e. any animal other than man), person reborn into the animal realm, brute (i.e. a contemptible human being), damn it, damn, Christ, for Christ's sake
  • 牧畜 【ボクチク】 stock-farming, livestock farming, cattle breeding
  • 人畜 【ジンチク】 men and animals

Readings

Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
chu4, xu4
Korean:
chug

Spanish

  • ganado
  • animal de granja

Portuguese

  • criação
  • aves domésticas

French

  • bétail
  • animaux domestiques
1577 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1729 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
2920 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1740 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
743 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1223 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1287 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1274 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1339 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
2599 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1329 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1801 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1396 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
21814 Morohashi
2096 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
3749 New Nelson (John Haig)
1384 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1485 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1365 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
476 2001 Kanji
2j8.7 The Kanji Dictionary
2-2-8 SKIP code
2-5-5 SKIP code
0060.3 Four corner code
1-35-60 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
755c Unicode hex code